Georgia Medievalists’ Group

Georgia Medievalists' Group

The Georgia Medievalists' Group is a group of professional and student medievalists of all disciplines that meets twice a year in various places around the state. Watch this page for further information about forthcoming meetings. If you are interested in giving a paper or hosting a future meeting, please contact Jonathan Good (Reinhardt University) or Wendy Turner (Georgia Regents University). Like us on Facebook.

Spring Meeting, 2017

Our spring meeting will be held at Kennesaw State University on Saturday, February 18. Thanks to Brian Swain for the local arrangements.

Our schedule is as follows:

11:00: Thomas J. MacMaster, Kennesaw State University: “The Virginal Slave? Honor, slavery, and sanctity in the early medieval world”

11:30: Wendy Turner, Augusta University: “Irish and English Law on Treatment of the Mentally Impaired”

Lunch at the KSU Dining Commons

1:30 Alice Klima, University of Georgia: “Statutes as Structure: The Bohemian Monastery at Roudnice on the Elbe”

2:30 Brian Swain, Kennesaw State University: “Coping as a Roman Goth During a Roman-Gothic War: The Case of Jordanes”

The day's events will take place in Social Sciences Building room 4060. For the morning KSU will provide coffee and an assortment of refined sugary carbs. You will find parking in the West Deck parking garage which is adjacent to the Social Sciences Building. Parking is free on the weekends.

Previous Meetings

Atlanta International School (October 23, 2016)

Clayton State University (February 20, 2016)

University of North Georgia (October 24, 2015)

Middle Georgia State College (February 7, 2015)

Columbus State University (November 8, 2015)

Emory Law School (February 22, 2014)

Reinhardt University (October 26, 2013)

Albany State University (March 23, 2013)

Augusta State University (October 20, 2012)

University of Georgia (February 11, 2012)

Wesleyan College (October 1, 2011)

Oxford College (February 5, 2011)

Albany State University (October 2, 2010)

Kennesaw State University (January 30, 2010)

Emory University (September 26, 2009)

Georgia Institute of Technology (January 24, 2009)

Reinhardt College (September 27, 2008)

Washington, Georgia (January 26, 2008)


Jonathan Good
Professor of History